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SAFETY DATA SHEET

ACID BLUE 40 Page 1 Issued: 16/02/05 Revision No: 2

1. IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE / PREPARATION AND OF THE COMPANY / UNDERTAKING


Product name: ACID BLUE 40 EINECS number: 2291905

Index number: 000-000-00-0 Product code: AC1062

Use / description of product: No significant hazard. Solid. Company name: Timstar Laboratory Supplies Ltd Marshfield Bank, Middlewich Road, Crewe, Cheshire. CW2 8UY. UK Tel: +44(0)1270 250459 Fax: +44(0)1270 250601

2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS 3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION


Main hazards: No significant hazard.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES (SYMPTOMS)


Skin contact: There may be mild irritation at the site of contact. Eye contact: There may be irritation and redness. Ingestion: It is unlikely that this substance will be swallowed due to its physical properties. Inhalation: There may be vomiting.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES (ACTION)


Skin contact: Remove all contaminated clothes and footwear immediately unless stuck to skin. Drench the affected skin with running water for 10 minutes or longer if substance is still on skin. Transfer to hospital if there are burns or symptoms of poisoning. Eye contact: Bathe the eye with running water for 15 minutes. Transfer to hospital for specialist examination. Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. If conscious, give half a litre of water to drink immediately. If unconscious, check for breathing and apply artificial respiration if necessary. If unconscious and breathing is OK, place in the recovery position. Transfer to hospital as soon as possible. Inhalation: Remove casualty from exposure ensuring one's own safety whilst doing so. If unconscious, check for breathing and apply artificial respiration if necessary. If unconscious and breathing is OK, place in the recovery position. If conscious, ensure the casualty sits or lies down. If breathing becomes bubbly, have the casualty sit and provide oxygen if available. Transfer to hospital as soon as possible.

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5. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
Extinguishing media: Carbon dioxide. Protection of fire-fighters: Wear protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES


Personal precautions: Refer to section 8 of SDS for personal protection details. Do not create dust. Environmental precautions: Contain the spillage using bunding. Clean-up procedures: Wash the spillage site with large amounts of water.

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE


Handling requirements: Do not handle in a confined space. Storage conditions: Store in cool, well ventilated area. Keep container tightly closed.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION


Engineering measures: Ensure there is sufficient ventilation of the area. Hand protection: Protective gloves. Eye protection: Safety goggles. Skin protection: Protective clothing with elasticated cuffs and closed neck.

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES


State: Solid Oxidising: Non-oxidising (by EC criteria)

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY


Stability: Stable under normal conditions.

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS


NB: The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of regional or national regulations regarding disposal.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION ADR / RID


UN no: Shipping name: "NOT SUBJECT TO ADR"

IMDG / IMO
UN no: -

IATA / ICAO
UN no: -

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION


Hazard symbols: No significant hazard. Safety phrases: S2: Keep out of the reach of children. [cont...]

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Note: The regulatory information given above only indicates the principal regulations specifically applicable to the product described in the safety data sheet. The user's attention is drawn to the possible existence of additional provisions which complete these regulations. Refer to all applicable national, international and local regulations or provisions.

16. OTHER INFORMATION


Legal disclaimer: The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. This company shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product.

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